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Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement

What you need

  1. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement, Midframe: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Insert a finger nail or plastic opening tool between the back cover and the device.

    • Gently pry the rear cover off of the back of the phone.

  2. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Using a finger, pull the SIM card down out of its slot.

    • Remove the SIM card.

    • The pictured device is missing the SIM card and battery.

  3. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 1
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver remove the eleven 3 mm screws.

  4. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 3 Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 3 Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 4, image 3 of 3
    • Insert a plastic opening tool between the screen and the back of the device.

    • Starting at the bottom of the device, gently slide the tool along the edges of the screen.

    • Gently pry the main assembly from the midframe of the device.

    • When removing the main assembly, pry gently so as to not crack the glass screen or break any clips within the device.

  5. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement, Front-Facing Camera: step 5, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement, Front-Facing Camera: step 5, image 2 of 2
    • Use the flat end a spudger to disconnect the front-facing camera cable connecter.

  6. Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy J1 Front-Facing Camera Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • Using tweezers, or your fingers, remove the front-facing camera.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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